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Get a job: Yacht Club Games is hiring a Sr. 3D Art Generalist

Shovel Knight dev Yacht Club Games is on the lookout for an experienced artist to join its California-based team and develop in-game art assets.

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Sr. 3D Art GeneralistYacht Club Games

Location: Marina del Rey, California

We’re on the lookout for an experienced artist to help out future projects! You’ll be a core and integral part of the Yacht Club Games team: responsible for developing in-game art assets. The perfect candidate will demonstrate skills in creating environment art, character art, VFX, UI, and more. You should feel comfortable working together on a small team to define, create, and lead the art for Yacht Club Games projects.


  • Create high quality 3D art assets that adhere to art direction and game style.
  • Model, texture, and light environments and characters.
  • Work with team to design and implement visuals for games within technical and style restrictions.
  • Collaborate with designers and programmers to create and implement assets. Provide feedback on how to improve tools and increase team productivity.
  • Able to work independently or with small team to manage tasklist and workflow. Manage outsource artists, animators, and review art related assets created outside of the core game team.
  • Learn and adapt to art and production pipelines to create and iterate on art quickly.
  • Assist in additional roles at the company as interested - included in all parts of game creation from business and marketing to art and design decisions.


  • Master's degree or equivalent; or five years related experience/training; or combination of education and experience.
  • Experience with 3D animation, character or environment modeling, and rigging.
  • Proficiency in 3D software (Maya, ZBrush, Mudbox, 3ds Max, etc)
  • Knowledgeable in modern rendering techniques: programmable shaders, 3D lighting, VFX tools. Experience creating custom materials, working with static and dynamic lighting.
  • Proficiency in Adobe Photoshop.
  • Strong animation skills.
  • Excellent organization / directory skills.
  • Strong portfolio showcasing recent work.
  • Self-motivated and curious with a willingness to continue learning.
  • Excellent communication, interpersonal, and organizational skills.
  • Familiarity with SVN.
  • Willing to work in Los Angeles office.

Position Perks

  • Every member is a core part of the team, involved in any part of the company that interests them!
  • Working in our beautiful penthouse office located on the Marina in Los Angeles!
  • Robust medical and dental insurance
  • Profit Sharing and Bonus plans
  • 401k Retirement Plan
  • Unlimited vacation and sick days
  • Free onsite parking
  • Fully stocked kitchen with unlimited snacks!
  • Chance to work with a top-notch team on cool and unique games!

Interested? Apply now.

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